So then, brethren, stand firm and hold to the traditions which you were taught by us, either by word of mouth or by letter (2 Thess. 2:15). Guard what has been entrusted to you. Avoid the godless chatter and contradictions of what is falsely called knowledge, for by professing it some have missed the mark as regards faith (1 Tim. 6:21-22).

Monday, July 21, 2014

Sign of Persecution

ن

If you're wondering, the Twitter feed icon has been changed to the Arabic letter 'nun', which is being used by Islamic terrorists to mark Christian homes, churches and other buildings in Iraq. The ن stands for nasara, i.e., Nazarenes, the term of derision muslims use to refer to Christians.

An article at Rorate Caeli blog titled Nun: The Sign of Genocide declares this:
They (the muslims) mean it as a mark of shame, we must then wear it as a mark of hope: Yes, we are in the army of the Resurrected Nazarene, the Master and Lord of the Universe, the Man who is God Almighty, the Second Person of the Most Holy Trinity. You may kill our brethren and expel them, but we Christians will never go away.

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